Philly: Cold Week Will Lead to More Snow

By , Senior Meteorologist
February 26, 2014; 12:35 AM ET
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Cold weather for Philadelphia during the balance of this week will lead to additional spotty episodes of snow.

Indications are that winter will be in no hurry to leave. Waves of arctic air and the polar vortex sinking southward will make for a cold end to February and start to March.

Wednesday through Saturday, temperatures will then struggle or fail to reach the freezing mark. A high close to 46 F is more common in Philadelphia this time of year.

Brisk winds will create even lower RealFeel® temperatures.

During Tuesday, a fast-moving storm brought accumulating snow south of Philadelphia.

A storm was delivering a coating to an inch of snow on Wednesday. Additional weak systems could bring spotty snow on Thursday and Saturday.

Detailed Philadelphia Forecast
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There could be another opportunity for snow around Philadelphia during early next week.

Tune in to AccuWeather Live Midday every weekday at noon EST. We will be talking about the return of cold air in the Midwest and East, as well as more storms and the potential for rain in California.


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